A loan of $425 helped to open up a resturant.

Mary's story

Mary M. is currently selling coffee, powdered milk, sugar, etc at her shop and is requesting a loan to open up a restaurant in order to expand her business. She is a 24 year old woman whose husband is a business man. She has three children and two attend school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to pay school fees for her children.

BRAC's holistic approach to poverty alleviation and empowerment of the poor encompasses a range of core programs in economic and social development, health, education , and human rights and legal services which are delivered through an extensive network of village organizations. BRAC has become one of the world's largest NGOs as a measured by the scale and diversity of its interventions. In 2007, BRAC started operations in Southern Sudan. The microfinance program, which is targeted towards returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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